Schedule of Events (June 1-8, 2001):
Saturday (June 2nd):
Carentan Station -- private train to St. Lazare
|Friday evening, June 1: Welcome Dinner at The Waldorf
Astoria in New York City.
(L-R): Patrick S. O'Keefe (E Co, 2nd BN, 506th PIR, 1945); Ms. D. M. Foley; and Jack E.
Foley (LT, E Co, 2nd BN, 506th PIR, 1942-1945)
(L): PIO Officer and (R): SFC(R) Clarence "Clancy" Lyall
and Dinner Buffet at Utah Beach.
(L): Robert L. Strayer (LTC, 2nd BN CO, 506th PIR; then Acting Regimental XO, 506th PIR)
(R): MG(R) Salve H. Matheson
[1LT, 2nd BN S1, 506th PIR; then MAJ, Regimental
S3, 506th PIR;
|Thursday evening, June 7: Farewell Dinner/Dance
at Le Pre Catelan, Paris.
(L-R): SFC(R) Clancy Lyall; Liz Lyall; Ms. Paul Lamoureux; and Paul E.
"Frenchy" Lamoureux (E Co, 2nd BN, 506th PIR, 1944-1945)
|Thursday evening, June 7: at Le Pre Catelan.
(L) Ed "Babe" Heffron (E Co, 2nd BN, 506th PIR, 1944-1945)
(R) "Wild Bill" Guarnere (SGT, E Co, 2nd BN, 506th PIR, 1942-1945).
|June 6: (L-R): Peter van
de Wal and Eugene Staal from Eindhoven, Holland;
Roy Pickel, Jr.; and Roy E. Pickel (E Co, 2nd BN, 506th PIR, 1942-1943);
(Foreground): Peter's daughter Marieke. Peter van de Wal maintains the
Netherlands web site Band of Brothers; Eugene Staal's aunt, Lies Staal,
was in high school during WWII and had asked a lot of Easy Company para-
troopers to sign her high school class schedule during the liberation of Holland.
Lies has kept this document for 57 years and brought it to Paris to show to the
Easy Company veterans, some of whom identified their own signatures.